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Nov 2022

The 2022 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science have been announced!

The Australian science and science teaching community have come together in Canberra to celebrate the contributions of the country’s leading scientists, innovators and science teachers.
Nov 2022 Australian SKA Office

Sharing the sky and stars

We celebrated an indigenous land use agreement for the site of the Australian SKA telescope.
Nov 2022 Australian Radioactive Waste Agency

Latest round of community grants announced for Kimba community

Nineteen projects worth $2 million have received funding under the Community Benefit Program.

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Nov 2022

Australian Government continues support for rehabilitating Ranger Uranium Mine

The government has passed a bill to ensure the mine operator can finish rehabilitating the site.
Nov 2022 National Measurement Institute

Landmark anniversary for Australia’s measurement system

Australia celebrates a special measurement event: the 75th anniversary of our nation joining the Metre Treaty.
Nov 2022

Upskilling and diversifying Australia’s cyber security workforce

Eighteen projects have been awarded funding to improve the quality, quantity and diversity of Australia’s cyber security workforce.
Nov 2022

Elevate program awards 50 scholarships to women in STEM of diverse backgrounds

The Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering announced the first 50 scholarship recipients for the Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM program.
Nov 2022

Review puts spotlight on diversity in STEM

The diversity in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics sector review will evaluate current programs and ways to improve participation of underrepresented groups.
Nov 2022

Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith reappointed as the Women in STEM Ambassador

Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith has been reappointed as the Women in STEM Ambassador for a third term to November 2023. Read about her achievements and plans for her third term.
Nov 2022

Our 2022 APS employee census results

The 2022 APS employee census results are in. The census collects workforce views on important issues.
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25 February 2022

Country of Origin Labelling evaluation report released

We have evaluated the reforms made to the Country of Origin Labelling (CoOL) for food. We will not be making any major changes to the CoOL for food requirements at this time.
28 August 2020

Country of origin labelling for complementary medicines: have your say on the information standard

Your feedback will help us develop labelling requirements for complementary medicine manufacturers seeking ‘Made in Australia’ claims. Consultation closes on 24 September.
31 July 2020

Evaluating country of origin labelling for food reforms

We’re evaluating reforms to Country of Origin Labelling for Food regulations. Have your say on our discussion paper by 11 September.
18 December 2019

Resolution for Australian Made Complementary Medicines

Following changes to the Australian Consumer Law complementary medicines can now make increased use of ‘Made in Australia’ claims on eligible products.
9 October 2019

Country of origin labelling for complementary medicines: have your say

Give feedback to help the complementary medicine sector regain access to the Australian Made, Australian Grown (AMAG) logo. Consultation is open until 30 October.